Navigation Links
Growth through innovations and open access: The journal ZooKeys on point for digital taxonomy
Date:11/28/2011

The open access zoological journal ZooKeys published by Pensoft reported a substantial growth in 2011, in comparison to 2010, says an analysis dedicated to journal's jubilee 150th issue, By the end of November 2011, the journal published more than 10,000 pages and 420 articles (to compare with 4,962 pages and 180 articles in 2010). Since its launch in July 2008, ZooKeys published more than 19,000 pages and 780 articles of valuable information on new discoveries in the fascinating world of animals (from mammals and birds to insects and corals). The growth rate will reach 120% by the end of the year.

In a field like taxonomy which constantly generates data, dissemination is one of the most crucial aspects. An open access journal has the benefit of easy distribution of information, leading to increasing relevance of the data, as it is being recognized by a larger audience.

ZooKeys is the first journal in the fields of biodiversity and taxonomy to implement a detailed schema for mark-up of its content, which allows automated extraction and dissemination of information from within the text of an article. The mark-up technology, through so called "semantic enhancements", allows the user to add enormous additional information from external Web-based sources, which is updated in real time on query, during the reading process.

"ZooKeys is an amazing and true success story" said the journal's Editor-in-Chief, Dr Terry Erwin from the Smithsonian Institution, Washington. "The key of the ZooKeys success is simple and can be expressed easily: open access and perpetual innovations!"

The unique editorial workflow of ZooKeys was created and implemented in a close collaboration with the non-profit Swiss organization Plazi, and the National Library of Medicine in the USA. The Journal supplies information to
'/>"/>

Contact: Dr. Lyubomir Penev
info@pensoft.net
Pensoft Publishers
Source:Eurekalert  

Page: 1 2

Related biology news :

1. New study identifies novel role for PEA-15 protein in cancer growth
2. Reduced bone density, stunted growth in turtles exposed to common chemical
3. Evidence supports ban on growth promotion use of antibiotics in farming
4. Combination therapy shows potent tumor growth inhibition in preclinical studies
5. Womens chin, abdomen are good indicators of excessive hair growth
6. Mutation in gene associated with rare eye disease also contributes to bladder cancer growth
7. Fatty acids involved in python heart growth could benefit diseased human heart
8. Growth hormone helps repair the zebrafish ear
9. Researchers report new understanding of role of telomeres in tumor growth
10. New imaging method sheds light on cell growth
11. Growth of cities endangers global environment
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
Growth through innovations and open access: The journal ZooKeys on point for digital taxonomy
(Date:8/21/2014)... in severe abdominal pain, vomiting and systemic inflammation. Every ... with the disease resulting in 1000 deaths. There is ... fluid and nutritional support. , Dr Jason Bruce, ... research, said "The major causes of pancreatitis include bile ... combined with a high fat diet. In fact, the ...
(Date:8/20/2014)... can persist in a cold, dark world. A UT ... examined waters and sediments from a shallow lake deep ... environment supports microbial ecosystems. , The National Science ... implications for life in other extreme environments, both on ... published in the current edition of the science journal ...
(Date:8/20/2014)... approximately 3 million infants, a team of scientists across ... Massachusetts Medical School, have shown that newborn screening for ... public health newborn screening programs. Data from 11 newborn ... the Journal of the American Medical Association ... newborns is higher than previously thought and believed to ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Insulin offers new hope for the treatment of acute pancreatitis 2University of Tennessee research uncovers subglacial life beneath Antarctic ice sheet 2Newborn screening expansion offers early diagnosis and treatment to infants with SCID 2Newborn screening expansion offers early diagnosis and treatment to infants with SCID 3
... directly to consumers to assess their risk for illnesses such ... over whether people will receive adequate counseling -- given that ... and whether consumers, genetic information will be kept private, among ... Sept. 1 the National Research Council and Institute of Medicine ...
... the Human Genome Project an explosion of data has sent ... fine-tune genomic codes, which list the "ingredients for life," but ... A Rutgers UniversityCamden biochemist is addressing this knowledge gap ... on all known enzyme functions. Thanks to a National ...
... A new study from NYU School of Medicine found that women ... the thirty days following an acute coronary syndrome (ACS), but that ... and type of ACS. The study, published in the August 26, ... ( JAMA ), found however that overall there was no ...
Cached Biology News:Rutgers-Camden developing enzyme function database 2Study finds women slightly more likely to die than men in the 30 days following a heart attack 2
(Date:8/21/2014)... 2014 Telomere Biosciences, LLC (Telomere Biosciences) ... for Dogs" with Telomerase Activation Complex , ... world for dogs. Telomeres are the protective caps ... body. A wealth of ground-breaking research by some ... and Aging, including Nobel laureates, has demonstrated a ...
(Date:8/21/2014)... New Rochelle, N.Y. (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 ... it is the first private college in the Mid-Hudson ... The College will now begin accepting applications from qualified ... , “We are very pleased to have been ... to support Governor Cuomo’s transformative initiative to stimulate economic ...
(Date:8/21/2014)... BURLINGTON, Mass. , Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ ... in Brazil and ... restrictions. The uptake of several newly approved agents, ... for this indication and the launch of emerging ... asthma markets. In particular, the emerging IL-5 inhibitors ...
(Date:8/21/2014)... YORK , Aug. 21, 2014 Mathematic studies ... Harvard University , and funded by the Jeffrey ... cells within tumors can be visually identified for elimination. These ... growth. The study, which shows a topological map of what ... time in cancer research, for while tumor cells can be ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Telomere Biosciences Announces: TELO-20 for Dogs, the World's First Telomere-Lengthening Supplement for Dogs, to Promote Healthy Aging and Longevity 2Telomere Biosciences Announces: TELO-20 for Dogs, the World's First Telomere-Lengthening Supplement for Dogs, to Promote Healthy Aging and Longevity 3The College of New Rochelle Becomes First Private College in Mid-Hudson Region to Earn START-UP NY Designation 2The College of New Rochelle Becomes First Private College in Mid-Hudson Region to Earn START-UP NY Designation 3Asthma Agents Currently Face a Suboptimal Coverage Environment in Brazil and Mexico, and as the Treatment Armamentarium Expands, Competitiveness Will Further Intensify 2Asthma Agents Currently Face a Suboptimal Coverage Environment in Brazil and Mexico, and as the Treatment Armamentarium Expands, Competitiveness Will Further Intensify 3Science Power Jeffrey Epstein and Harvard University Fund Project to Visually Stop Tumor Growth 2
... YORK , June 11 The Champalimaud Foundation, ... that Dr. J. Anthony Movshon , Director of ... William T. Newsome , Investigator at The Howard Hughes ... , are the recipients of its 2010 Vision Award.  The ...
... Genomic Health, Inc. (Nasdaq: GHDX ) today announced the ... of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting, including an evaluation of ... cancer, suggesting a potential role for the Onco typ e ... pending further study. The company also announced the first presentation ...
... , June 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Oncolytics Biotech Inc. ("Oncolytics") (TSX:ONC, NASDAQ: ... will host a conference call and webcast on Monday, June 7th, 2010 ... discuss the Phase I/II head and neck cancer data being presented that day ... , , ...
Cached Biology Technology:Prestigious International Champalimaud Vision Award to US Scientists 2Prestigious International Champalimaud Vision Award to US Scientists 3Prestigious International Champalimaud Vision Award to US Scientists 4Genomic Health Presents Six New Studies Including Four Oral Presentations in Breast, Colon and Renal Cancers at American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting 2Genomic Health Presents Six New Studies Including Four Oral Presentations in Breast, Colon and Renal Cancers at American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting 3Genomic Health Presents Six New Studies Including Four Oral Presentations in Breast, Colon and Renal Cancers at American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting 4Genomic Health Presents Six New Studies Including Four Oral Presentations in Breast, Colon and Renal Cancers at American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting 5Genomic Health Presents Six New Studies Including Four Oral Presentations in Breast, Colon and Renal Cancers at American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting 6Genomic Health Presents Six New Studies Including Four Oral Presentations in Breast, Colon and Renal Cancers at American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting 7Genomic Health Presents Six New Studies Including Four Oral Presentations in Breast, Colon and Renal Cancers at American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting 8Genomic Health Presents Six New Studies Including Four Oral Presentations in Breast, Colon and Renal Cancers at American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting 9Oncolytics Biotech(R) Inc. To Host Conference Call to Discuss Updated U.K. Phase I/II Trial Head and Neck Cancer Data Being Presented at the ASCO Annual Meeting 2Oncolytics Biotech(R) Inc. To Host Conference Call to Discuss Updated U.K. Phase I/II Trial Head and Neck Cancer Data Being Presented at the ASCO Annual Meeting 3
... CLS number is a new ... match Cornings product number. If ... order under the old Sigma-Aldrich ... service for assistance. Mfr ...
... CFR part 11, Compliant software for JASCO HPLC systems. , ... EZChrom ... control software options for JASCO HPLC systems. This provides a completely ... all instrument settings with each run. , ...
Rabbit polyclonal to QKI...
... MasterAmp™ PCR Optimization Kits without ammonium ... used in PCR, such as Taq and ... the performance of PCR systems in one ... and PCR primers into the PreMixes supplied ...
Biology Products: